Colette McBeth is a journalist and the author of the critically acclaimed psychological thrillers, Precious Thing and The Life I Left Behind. Her latest book, An Act Of Silence is published by Wildfire in 2017. Her novels are available in the US and across Europe.
Colette has worked at Sky News and the BBC where she was a TV correspondent for ten years covering many major crime stories. She was also a political correspondent, working for the BBC out of Westminster.
Colette was born in Scotland, grew up in the North East of England and now lives on the south coast with her husband and three children. She is interested in the psychology of crime and the role of the media in reporting it. She’s a confident public speaker, an accomplished radio and television performer and an experienced chair.